[gey-feth-er] /ˈgeɪˌfɛð ər/
any of several composite plants of the genus Liatris, especially L. spicata or L. scariosa, having hairy leaves and long clusters of purplish flowers.
- Gay gene
noun a hypothetical genetic marker on the X chromosome that may indicate homosexuality Usage Note slang
- Gay gordons
/ˈɡɔːdənz/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) (Brit) an energetic old-time dance
- Gay lib
modifier : gay-lib banners/ a gay lib alliance noun The movement that advocates the rights and protection of homosexual persons: the presence of Gay Lib and advocates for legalization of abortion/ Your reporter needs to open his closet a little wider to find out how great gay lib is [1960s+; modeled on women’s lib]
noun 1. a political and social movement to combat legal and social discrimination against homosexuals.